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Tsuga heterophylla
Tsuga heterophylla
Western Hemlock
Photographer: Charles Webber
Organization: California Academy of Sciences
Collection: CalAcademy

ID: 8120 3181 4014 0081 (1998-12-01)

Copyright © 1998 California Academy of Sciences

  • date of photo  Aug 1, 1949
  • location   Humboldt County, California, US
  • family Pinaceae
  • CalAcademy slide #   T 3791
  • photo category: Plant - annual/perennial

  • common names   Western Hemlock (CF, ITIS ) Western Hemlock (photographer)
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  • Reviewers' comments about this photo (review or add another comment)
    1. Reviewed by Elizabeth Cavers    Dec 20, 2000

    Action: changed name from "Thuja plicata" to "Tsuga heterophylla "

    Reviewer's comments:
         "If this photo were taken in BC, I would be 100% certain of the species, but I don't know what species you have down there in the banana belt that might be similar!

    2. Reviewed by Michael Frankis    Jul 2, 2007

    Action: ID confirmed

    Reviewer's comments:
         "Agree Tsuga heterophylla; also (left edge) Pseudotsuga menziesii."

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